POSITION STATEMENTS

"Over 100 national organizations oppose corporal punishment in schools. "
**PLEASE NOTE** These links may take you directly to the listed organization's web-site, to return to this listing, please select Position Statement on the table of contents to the left after viewing the position statement.

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychology


The American Academy of Pediatrics


The American Medical Association


The American Public Health Associaion


The American School Counselor Association


The National Association for the Education of Young Children


The National Association of Elementary School Principals


The National Association of School Nurses


The National Association of School Psychologists


The National Council of Teachers of English


The National Education Association
2000-2001 Resolution B-52: Discipline


The National Parent/Teacher Association Corporal Punishment Myths and Realities


The Society for Adolescent Medicine


Tennesseans for Nonviolent School Discipline


United Nations Committee on Rights of Child


107 ORGANIZATIONS CALL FOR AN END TO CORPORAL PUNISHMENT IN THE SCHOOLS OF THE UNITED STATES



Tennesseans for Nonviolent School Disicpline www.forkidsake.org